Opp of the day: IT Support Volunteer, Beacon (Sedgley Centre)

Responsible to: Kerry Dalgliesh – IT instructorbeacon
Hours available: Any amount of time between 10am- 3pm (Monday-Friday)

Purpose: To assist service users to practise and master computer skills within the Independent Living Centre

Summary of duties
To support service users learning to use computers, including:
– Practise in using the mouse and keyboard
– Specific packages, e.g. Word
– The internet
– email
– ipads and tablets

The volunteer will be working one to one or in small groups, with the support of an IT instructor.

The Role
The role requires someone with intermediate computer skills and good communication. A friendly approachable manner is essential, as are reliability and a commitment to confidentiality.

As a volunteer Computer Buddy you will gain experience of working with visually impaired people, as they grow in confidence with their computer skills.

A DBS disclosure is a requirement for this role.

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Becky Sinar
Email: BSinar@beaconvision.org

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